Below are stories about grid integration and transmission featured by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Wind Energy Technologies Office.

October 13, 2021

thumbnail
DOE Report Helps Improve Understanding of Offshore Wind Transmission

This DOE literature review summarizes publicly available transmission analyses on the Atlantic Coast, as well as gaps in such analyses, in order to improve understanding of offshore wind transmission options.

October 13, 2021

thumbnail
Proposed Power Plants Point to a Clean-Energy Future

Various energy industry stakeholders are calling for interconnection queue reform. While many projects that apply for interconnection are never built, data from these queues nonetheless provide a glimpse of the types of projects under development.

October 13, 2021

thumbnail
Resilience Metrics Offer New Ways To Gauge Benefits of Distributed Wind

Distributed wind energy systems have unique characteristics, such as likely threats, geography, stakeholders, risk tolerance, and mitigations. A multilaboratory research team is using resilience metrics to evaluate the benefits of distributed wind.

October 1, 2021

thumbnail
Report Details Innovative Ways to Help Secure the Nation’s Energy Systems

A new report from DOE’s Idaho National Laboratory and its industry partner EnerNex details new approaches to help secure the nation’s grid against physical and cybersecurity threats.